Church of Sweden Youth

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Church of Sweden Youth
Svenska kyrkans unga
Formation 1 January 1993 (1993-01-01)
Type Christian youth organization
Headquarters Sysslomansgatan 8, Uppsala, Sweden
Methods children and youth activities
Membership (2013)
13 000
Official language
Swedish
Amanda Carlshamre

The Church of Sweden Youth (Swedish: Svenska kyrkans unga) is the children's and youth group of the Church of Sweden. It was established on 1 January 1993. The establishment came follwoing a merger of several youth groups within the denomination.[1] In 2013 there were 13 000 members of various ages.[1]

A merger was proposed alread in 1964. However, it didn't become reality until a meeting on 6 December 1992.[2]

Chairpersons[change | change source]

Following people have been chairpersons.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Therese Gustafsson. "About Church of Sweden Youth". Church of Sweden Youth. Retrieved 10 January 2015. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Historia" (in Swedish). Church of Sweden Youth. Retrieved 10 January 2015. 

Other websites[change | change source]